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The 14 Regions of Senegal
Senegal
are subdivided into 45 departments and 103 arrondissements (neither of which have administrative function) and by collectivités locales (the 14 régions, 110 communes, and 320 communautés rurales) which elect administrative officers.

In 2006, the new department of Koungheul was created as a division of Kaolack Department . In 2008, the creation of three new regions increased the number of departments to 45. Map of the departments and regions of Senegal
Senegal

The departments are listed below, by region:

CONTENTS

* 1 Dakar Region
Dakar Region
* 2 Diourbel Region * 3 Fatick Region * 4 Kaffrine Region * 5 Kaolack Region * 6 Kédougou Region * 7 Kolda Region * 8 Louga Region
Louga Region
* 9 Matam Region * 10 Saint-Louis Region
Saint-Louis Region
* 11 Sédhiou Region * 12 Tambacounda Region * 13 Thiès Region * 14 Ziguinchor Region * 15 See also * 16 References

DAKAR REGION

Departments of Dakar Region
Dakar Region

* Dakar Department * Guédiawaye Department * Pikine Department * Rufisque Department

DIOURBEL REGION

Departments of Diourbel Region

* Bambey Department * Diourbel Department * Mbacké Department

FATICK REGION

Departments of Fatick Region

* Fatick Department * Foundiougne Department * Gossas Department

KAFFRINE REGION

* Kaffrine Department * Birkilane Department * Koungheul Department * Malem Hoddar Department

KAOLACK REGION

Departments of Kaolack Region

* Guinguinéo Department * Kaolack Department * Nioro du Rip Department

KéDOUGOU REGION

* Kédougou Department * Salémata Department * Saraya Department

KOLDA REGION

Departments of Kolda Region

* Kolda Department * Médina Yoro Foulah Department * Vélingara Department

LOUGA REGION

Departments of Louga Region
Louga Region

* Kébémer Department
Kébémer Department
* Linguère Department * Louga Department
Louga Department

MATAM REGION

Departments of Matam Region

* Kanel Department * Matam Department * Ranérou Ferlo Department

SAINT-LOUIS REGION

Departments of Saint-Louis Region
Saint-Louis Region

* Dagana Department * Podor Department * Saint-Louis Department

SéDHIOU REGION

* Bounkiling Department * Goudomp Department * Sédhiou Department

TAMBACOUNDA REGION

Departments of Tambacounda Region

* Bakel Department
Bakel Department
* Goudiry Department * Koumpentoum Department * Tambacounda Department

THIèS REGION

Departments of Thies Region

* M\'bour Department * Thiès Department
Thiès Department
* Tivaouane Department
Tivaouane Department

ZIGUINCHOR REGION

Departments of Ziguinchor Region

* Bignona Department * Oussouye Department * Ziguinchor Department

SEE ALSO

* Regions of Senegal
Senegal
* Arrondissements of Senegal
Senegal

REFERENCES

* ^ List of current local elected officials from Union des Associations d’Élus Locaux (UAEL) du Sénégal; see also the law creating current local government structures: (in French) "Code des collectivités locales" (PDF). (438 KiB ), Loi n° 96-06 du 22 mars 1996. * ^ (in French) Décentralisation — Koungheul érigé en département : Totale satisfaction des populations, Le Quotidien, 19 October 2006 * ^ (in French) Le nouveau préfet, Ousmane Kane, installé à Koungheul, Le Soleil, 26 April 2007

* (in French) List of administrative divisions in Senegal * (in French) Collectivités locales from Republic of Senegal Government site, l'Agence de l'informatique de l'État (ADIE). * (in French) Map of main subdivisions and more detailed maps on subdivisions * (in French) Décret fixant le ressort territorial et le chef lieu des régions et des départements, décret n°2002-166, 21 February 2002 * (in French) Code des collectivités locales, Loi n° 96-06, 22 March 1996 * https://www.state.gov/r/pa/ei/bgn/2862.htm * http://www.geohive.com/cd/link.php?xml=sn;background:none transparent;border:none;-moz-box-shadow:none;-webkit-box-shadow:none;box-shadow:none;">v

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Departments of Senegal
Senegal

DAKAR REGION

* Dakar * Guédiawaye * Pikine * Rufisque

DIOURBEL REGION

* Bambey * Diourbel * Mbacké

FATICK REGION

* Fatick * Foundiougne * Gossas

KAFFRINE REGION

* Birkilane * Kaffrine * Koungheul * Malem Hodar

KAOLACK REGION

* Guinguinéo * Kaolack * Nioro du Rip

KéDOUGOU REGION

* Kédougou * Salémata * Saraya

KOLDA REGION

* Kolda * Médina Yoro Foulah * Vélingara

LOUGA REGION

* Kébémer * Linguère * Louga

MATAM REGION

* Kanel * Matam * Ranérou Ferlo

SAINT-LOUIS REGION

* Dagana * Podor * Saint-Louis

SéDHIOU REGION

* Bounkiling * Goudomp * Sédhiou

TAMBACOUNDA REGION

* Bakel * Goudiry * Koumpentoum * Tambacounda

THIèS REGION

* M\'bour * Thiès * Tivaouane

ZIGUINCHOR REGION

* Bignona * Oussouye * Ziguinchor

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